The Xavier Saints climbed one spot to third in the Des Moines Register Class 4A football rankings on Sunday.
The Saints (8-0) defeated then-No. 2 Cedar Falls, 24-7, Friday night at the UNI-Dome. Cedar Falls (7-1) fell to ninth this week.
Xavier hosts Linn-Mar Friday night.
The Marion Indians stayed in the No. 8 spot in the Class 3A rankings after blanking Clear Creek Amana, 27-0, on Friday. The Indians (7-1) visit DeWitt Central this Friday.